Montgomery County Councilmember Marc Elrich is running for County Executive with public financing and plans to take on developers. Kim R. Ford is challenging fourteen-term Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton for her seat. We talk to both of them about their campaigns and look at the biggest political news of the week.
It’s shaping up to be a big year on the international criminal docket. In the Hague, former Liberian President Charles Taylor and other African warlords are facing their accusers. From Cambodia to Colombia, smaller tribunals are putting war criminals on the stand. We explore how effective these trials are, and what lessons the international legal community has learned from them.
- David M. Crane Former Chief Prosecutor, Special Court for Sierra Leone; Professor, Syracuse University College of Law
- Belinda Cooper Senior Fellow at the World Policy Institute and adjunct professor at NYU's global affairs program.
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